Freddy’s in Weslaco opens Tuesday
WESLACO, Texas – Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers®, a fast-casual restaurant concept, opens Tuesday, June 27, at 502 E. Expressway 83. Freddy’s is known for its cooked-to-order steakburgers made with lean 100 percent ground beef, all-beef hot dogs, crispy shoestring fries and frozen custard treats made with freshly churned chocolate or vanilla frozen custard.
"At Freddy’s, our focus on genuine hospitality and fast, friendly service makes us a desirable lunch and dinner choice for those who live, work and attend school in the area,” said Nick DePinto, franchise owner. “We feel thrilled to enter this dynamic neighborhood that is flourishing with restaurants and businesses. Our location makes us an easily accessible dining option for guests traveling along the highway, as well as guests looking for a place to eat after shopping at our retail neighbors.”
The 3,000 square-foot, freestanding restaurant seats 78 guests, has additional seating on the patio and drive-thru service. Mobile ordering through the Freddy’s app and website is also available. Hours of operation are 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
“First-time guests often ask, ‘What makes a Freddy’s steakburger special?’,” said John DePinto, franchise owner. “We start with lean ground beef, sprinkle on our famous seasoning, press the patty thin and sear on a flat-top grill until the edges are deliciously crispy. We regularly recommend the Original Double, which comes standard with two steakburger patties, two slices of cheese, mustard, onion slices and pickle planks.”